Alvirah and Willy are two characters created by American author Mary Higgins Clark, with some novels co-authored by her daughter Carol Higgins Clark. They appear in various suspense novels as main and secondary characters. Alvirah Meehan has won a $40 million dollar lottery and her husband Willy is a plumber.

Alvirah and Willy made their debut in the novel Weep No More, My Lady as secondary characters. The novel was published in 1987. It wouldn’t be until 1994 until they got their own book with the short story collection The Lottery Winner. Below is a list of Mary Higgins Clark’s Alvirah and Willy books in order of when they were originally published (which is also their chronological order):

Publication Order of Alvirah and Willy Books


Weep No More, My Lady(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Lottery Winner(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
All Through the Night(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Deck the Halls(2000) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Christmas Thief(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Santa Cruise(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dashing Through the Snow(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
I'll Walk Alone(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Lost Years(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Note: Deck the Halls, The Christmas Thief, Santa Cruise and Dashing Through the Snow are co-authored by Carol Higgins Clark.

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  • Jimray1

    Somehow I have lost a book on my Kindle. It was about an Interior decorator who’s son was taken from his stroller in a parl. Alvira & Willy are her best friends

    • Brandon

      I believe that is I’ll Walk Alone by Mary Higgins Clark.

  • Jimray1

    About that book I lost on my Kindle, does anyone know the name of it, Thanks